Candidate Ballot Access Information

Ballot Access Informational Video

See below the required forms and qualifications for each office

As of 5:00 p.m. on August 10, 2022, the nominating petition filing period for candidates for the General Election has closed. The challenge period begins on Saturday, August 13, 2022 and runs through Monday, August 22, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. In addition to our normal business hours of 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. from Monday through Friday, the DC Board of Elections will be open on the weekends of the challenge process (Saturday, August 13, Sunday, August 14, Saturday, August 20, and Sunday, August 21) from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Delegate to the House of Representatives from the District of Columbia

Mayor of the District of Columbia

Chairman of the Council of the District of Columbia

At-Large Member of the Council

United States Representative

Attorney General for the District of Columbia

Ward Member of the Council

Ward Member of the State Board of Education

Advisory Neighborhood Commissioner

National and Local Party Committee Members

Other Forms & Additional Information